Confronting a Crisis? Now, Kim Jong-un Can Just Pick Up the Phone

Confronting a Crisis? Now, Kim Jong-un Can Just Pick Up the Phone

When Mr. Moon’s particular envoys met with Mr. Kim in Pyongyang final month, the 2 Koreas agreed to put in the hotline and prepare for Mr. Kim and Mr. Moon to make use of the cellphone earlier than their summit assembly. In the identical assembly, Mr. Kim stated he was keen to barter with the […]

In South Korea, Gamers Stage An Inquisition Against Feminists

In South Korea, Gamers Stage An Inquisition Against Feminists

On March 26, a high recreation improvement studio in Korea launched an uncommon statement about one among its staff: “The woman was mistaken in retweeting a tweet with the word ‘hannam,’” derogatory Korean slang for “disgusting men.” It continued, “In the aftermath of this incident, I promise that we will create preventative measures, including education, […]

North Korea Removes Major Obstacle to U.S. Negotiations, South Says

North Korea Removes Major Obstacle to U.S. Negotiations, South Says

Mr. Trump later stated “a good relationship was formed” with the North Koreans. He plans to satisfy with Mr. Kim in May or early June, though he warned on Wednesday that he would scrap those plans if it “is not going to be fruitful.” But Mr. Moon stated North Korea was already exhibiting a willingness […]

Treaty to Formally End Korean War Is Being Discussed, South Confirms

Treaty to Formally End Korean War Is Being Discussed, South Confirms

China mentioned on Wednesday that it needed to play a optimistic position in formally ending the conflict, through which an estimated three million Chinese troopers fought. But it stopped wanting endorsing the thought of a treaty, which is prone to contain intensive negotiations and would require the popularity of North Korea by the United States. […]

Trump, in Another Reversal, Says Trans-Pacific Trade Pact Has ‘Too Many Contingencies’

Trump, in Another Reversal, Says Trans-Pacific Trade Pact Has ‘Too Many Contingencies’

The declaration comes as Mr. Trump has been in discussions with South Korea about peace talks with North Korea and because the president hosts Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan at Mar-a-Lago, the place they’re anticipated to debate commerce, amongst different points. When Mr. Trump withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership final yr, he proposed a […]

Kim Jong-un Plans Formal Nod to Denuclearization, South Korea Says

Kim Jong-un Plans Formal Nod to Denuclearization, South Korea Says

“Although the special envoys have already confirmed a willingness to denuclearize, it will make a difference if the two heads of state will meet and more clearly confirm it and make it a formal statement,” Mr. Im instructed reporters on Tuesday. More talks are wanted to find out how particular the declaration can be about […]

Sister of Korean ‘Nut Rage’ Heiress Accused of Throwing Her Own Tantrum

Sister of Korean ‘Nut Rage’ Heiress Accused of Throwing Her Own Tantrum

Cho Hyun-ah’s conduct made her a lightning rod for South Koreans who really feel that leaders of the nation’s family-run enterprise conglomerates, or chaebol, which dominate the economic system, act as if they’re above the legislation. Chaebol households have been repeatedly entangled in corruption scandals and sibling feuds. In the most recent incident, Cho Hyun-min, […]

South Korean carriers agree to build single 5G network, saving money and time

South Korean carriers comply with construct single 5G community, saving time and cash

Faced with the prospect of growing a number of separate 5G networks with patchwork protection, South Korea’s prime mobile carriers have as an alternative determined to collaborate on a single nationwide 5G infrastructure, BusinessKorea and Yonhap report. The plan is estimated to save lots of the businesses $938 million over 10 years, with the objective of […]

U.S. and North Korea in ‘Detailed’ Talks on Trump-Kim Meeting, South Says

U.S. and North Korea in ‘Detailed’ Talks on Trump-Kim Meeting, South Says

South Korean and American officers have mentioned that the North expressed willingness to discuss denuclearizing. But it’s unclear what Mr. Kim would need in return and whether or not Washington would meet his calls for. No American president has ever met with a North Korean chief. The two international locations would not have diplomatic relations, […]

A South Korean President Is Jailed for Graft, but Few Expect Major Change

A South Korean President Is Jailed for Graft, however Few Expect Major Change

In the months earlier than Ms. Park was impeached, hundreds of thousands of South Koreans demonstrated in Seoul calling for her ouster, within the greatest well-liked rebellion since protests in 1987 formally ended army dictatorship. Three many years later, government-business collusion had turn into the nemesis sufficiently big to carry the populace into the streets. […]